Lower River Swale

Flood alert

The flood alert for the Lower River Swale remains in force. River levels remain high and flooding of roads and farmland remains possible through the weekend. Flood warnings are also in force. There is no further significant rainfall forecast for the next 24 hours. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near watercourses and do not drive through flood water. Please see the gov.uk website for a 5 day flood forecast and up to date river levels. We are closely monitoring the situation and will update this message in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.

Information supplied by the Environment Agency

This information last updated 10:50am, Saturday 23rd January.

Flood Warning Area Details

The River Swale and tributaries from Catterick Bridge to the confluence with the River Ure

Counties covered: North Yorkshire

Watercourses covered: River Swale, Cod Beck, Bedale Beck

Area covered by this alert location

The area bounded in blue on the map shows the area covered by flood alerts and warnings for Lower River Swale.

Icons on the map show nearby level monitoring stations. They are not necessarily related to this particular flood warning area.

Note: the area shown on the map is the area covered by flood alerts and warnings. It is not a live map of current flooding. The area covered broadly equates to the area where the risk of flooding in any year is greater than 1% (the "hundred year" flood risk).

Other Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Swale at Howe village and by Skipton Bridge
Howe village, Bridge End Farm and Bridge Cottages

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Swale at Helperby
Helperby to Brafferton including Swale Green and Bridge Street

River Swale at Great Langton
Properties in Great Langton

No current or recent warnings.

River Swale at Topcliffe
Properties at Topcliffe and Topcliffe Mill

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Swale at Thornton Bridge
Road and properties around Thornton Bridge

River Swale at Myton on Swale
Properties in Myton on Swale

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Brough Beck at Catterick - Swale Pasture Lane and Oran Lane
Properties on the eastern side of the village on Swale Pasture Lane and Oran Lane

No current or recent warnings.

Brough Beck at Catterick - Low Green and the High Street
Properties on Low Green, Beckside, High Street, and Farm buildings on Swale Lane

No current or recent warnings.

Brough Beck at Catterick - Mowbray Road and Brough Meadows
Properties in the northern area of Catterick, including Mowbray Road, Brough Meadows, Willow View and Swale Lane

No current or recent warnings.

Brough Beck at Catterick - Kings Close and the High Street
Properties on Kings Close, Mowbray Road, the High Street and Pallet Hill

No current or recent warnings.

Willow Beck at Northallerton
Properties at Chantry Road and Romanby Sewage Works

No current or recent warnings.

Willow Beck at Water Treatment Works in Romanby
Wooden Hill Lane, Water Treatment Works (West of Romanby)

No current or recent warnings.

River Swale at Kirby Wiske
Properties in Kirby Wiske

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Willow Beck at Romanby
Rowans Way, Beckside and Chantry Road

No current or recent warnings.

Confluence of Sun Beck and Turker Beck at Northallerton
Alverton Lane, High Street (B1333), Friarage Street, East Road and The Friarage Hospital

Recent warnings no longer in force.

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